DIY: Last-Minute Thanksgiving Decoration Idea

Written by Sara Albers and Melissa Fenlon of  Alice & Lois

Need a super fast and crazy simple Thanksgiving decor idea, pronto? We’ve got the perfect idea and all you need are foraged leaves and a paint pen, that’s it! Gather leaves and write down things you’re grateful for, then display them on your Thanksgiving table with some candles for a simple-yet-totally-personal centerpiece. You could even invite guests to write what they’re thankful for on the leaves, and the project takes mere minutes to make. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours!

DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep

Click through for the step-by-step instructions…

DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep

Supplies:
• Foraged leaves
• White paint pen

DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep

Steps

1. Gather leaves and flatten if necessary. Write down things you are grateful for on the leaves with a white paint pen.

2. Lay the leaves out as a centerpiece or as a runner on your table. You could also write each guest’s name on a leaf to use as a place card.

Happy Thanksgiving!

DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep DIY Quick Thanksgiving Decor Idea by alice & lois for Julep

Photos: Sara Albers

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  2. I love the idea of guests writing thankful notes. You could display them year after year like a 3-D memory book!